Motherland interviewed illustrator Fernando Vicente in his studio in Barcelona ahead of the publication of an evocative and glamorous new book of his anatomical paintings for ROADS Luxury Group. Directed by Keith Harrison, it’s a beautiful insight into his thoughts and approach to the human form.
Director: Keith Harrison
Producer: Ellen Kenny
A short story looking at the life of cartoon characters facing reality long after their heyday prime.
Animation created in After Effects, Flash, Photoshop and a bit of CrazyTalk pro 7. All voices created by myself.
Music by Kevin MacLeod
“Gymnopedie No. 1” “Local Forecast - Elevator” “Loping Sting” “Mining by Moonlight” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
The use of multiple-exposure techniques to create eerie, ghostlike effects in photography and film is a trope that most of us are familiar with. The work of photographer David Samuel Stern, however, stands out in that he eschews both the usual analog and digital means of achieving such effects. Instead, in his “Woven Portrait” series, Stern physically weaves together two prints of the same subject. The resulting portraits are intriguing and ghostly multi-perspective studies of Stern’s subjects, all of whom are representatives of the creative fields – artists, musicians, choreographers and poets, to name a few. Read more on Hi-Fructose.
Bartek Elsner is a designer and art director based in Berlin, Germany. Among his projects I found this cardboard sculptures series very interesting. Sometimes indoor decorations, sometimes street installations.